STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A man and a woman were found dead Thursday in what Stafford County deputies are calling a murder-suicide.
The incident occurred at a home in the northern end of Stafford County.
Authorities say a family member reportedly found the body of a deceased female subject in a home on Brighton Way. Upon arrival, deputies also found the body of a deceased male.
Both were middle-aged, deputies added.
Their identification is pending next of kin notification.
Detectives believe the incident is a murder-suicide. Preliminary investigations revealed gunshot wounds to the bodies of both subjects. The investigation is ongoing.
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